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The 1820 Settler Correspondence
 as preserved in the National Archives, Kew
 and edited by Sue Mackay

Additonal Information

This is pre 1820 information mainly taken from actual images of UK parish registers and other primary sources which I have personally researched. Further information about the settlers and their families once they reached the Cape can be found at

Sue Mackay

GRUBB, Charles - Extra Data


(member of PIGOT's Party)


Death Notice (Cape Archives) says he died at the house of Mrs. CUTLER at 13 Wood Street, Chelsea.


Grahamstown Journal (29 January 1859)


DIED 24th Nov 1858 at Chelsea, near London, Mr. C. GRUBB, aged 57 years, one of the settlers of 1820, being on a visit to his fatherland .... His remains were buried in his native village, Streatly, Berkshire.


Berkshire Burial Index


Charles GRUBB buried 30 November 1858 in St.Mary's, Streatley, Berkshire


Berkshire Baptism Index


Charles, son of James and Mary GRUBB, was baptised on 13 September 1801 in Streatley, Berkshire


Berkshire Marriage Index


James GRUBB, widower, married Mary MILLS, widow, by licence on 9 September 1795 in St.Mary's, Streatley, Berkshire


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